Avis Budget Group recently received the Supplier Excellence Award from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) for the 12th consecutive year, according to a Mar. 1 company press release.
The rental company was one of 29 U.S. businesses recognized on the annual “Top Corporations” listing for 2011; others include Chevron, Ford Motor Co., IBM Corp., Johnson & Johnson, PepsiCo Inc., United Airlines Inc., UPS and Verizon.
“Avis Budget Group understands that women-owned businesses drive innovation and competitiveness in today’s marketplace and their continued commitment to doing business with women’s business enterprises is commendable,” said Pamela Price-Eason, president and CEO of WBENC. “We applaud their efforts and congratulate them for being named a ‘Top Corporation.’”